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Mesquite PD Investigate Apparent Murder-Suicide

Madeline Schmitt | CBSDFW.com |
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Graphic of police crime scene tape over gun cross-hairs and the outline of a body. (credit: AP Photo)

Graphic of police crime scene tape over gun cross-hairs and the outline of a body. (credit: AP Photo)

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MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) - Mesquite police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that took place around 8 p.m. Saturday in the 3600 block of Edgebrook Dr.

Officers received the call regarding a shooting just after 8 p.m.

On scene, law enforcement located a 32-year-old man lying in a residential home’s living room with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was alive at the time he was found.

MPD then located another man, 55, dead in the backyard of the home. The older man had been shot in the chest, and had a gun in his possession when he was found.

The 32-year-old died shortly after he was transported to Baylor Hospital in Dallas.

Witnesses told MPD the two men had an argument before the shooting took place. The older man was reportedly staying at the house with his adult daughter and the victim, her boyfriend.

Identities of the two men have yet to be released.

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